Join us at participating businesses for events, deals and gifts in a show of gratitude for our locally-minded customers.


It is time again for Customer Appreciation Day, Nelson’s unique community shopping promotion. It is an opportunity to thank you for your continued support and to show that service, local knowledge and expertise are important in keeping a strong & diverse retail sector in Nelson. Our event runs in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce Annual Shop Local Campaign.

Visit your favorite business to see their individual promotions.

Typical promotions include:

  • % discounts either storewide or on specific items
  • % of sales donated to a local charity or organization
  • Gift with purchase
  • In-store draws

2019 Participating Businesses

  • The Kootenay Bakery Cafe Co-op

    377 Baker Street

    7% of sales to Nelson & District Women’s Centre.
    Customer Appreciation draw for a $150 gift certificate.

  • Play it Again Kids

    441 Baker Street

    Hot apple cider & cupcakes for one and all.
    Plus 15% off storewide!

  • Nelson Olive Oil Co.

    101-502 Baker Street

    – First 75 customers receive a gift with purchase.
    – In store draws
    – Southern Hemisphere olive oils on sale 25% off.

  • K.W.C. Mercantile

    639 Baker Street

    Greeting from the newest member of the Baker Street shopping experience.
    Customer Appreciation – 25% off all clothing.

  • Iconic Gift Shop

    550 Baker Street

    20% off storewide sale. Friday and Saturday only at the Iconic Gift Shop.

    Iconic Gift Shop Facebook

  • Kootenay Crate

    464 Baker Street

    Make us your first stop for unique holiday gifts. We have a store full of locally made one of a kind items.

  • The Sacred Ride

    213B Baker Street

    In store raffles for 2-3 items.
    Outerwear discounts.

  • Zinnia Textiles

    659 Baker Street

    10% off storewide plus 5% of sales to Valhalla Wilderness Society.
    In store draws for 3 $50 gift certificates.

  • Esprit de la Femme Lingerie

    104-502 Baker Street

    10% of sales to Nelson Food Bank.

  • Secret Garden Toys

    455 Ward Street

    Enter to win one of many great prizes.
    No purchase necessary.

  • Blue Sky Clothing

    511 Baker Street

    Door prizes, snacks, hourly draws.
    Buy one and get 50% off all regular priced items that aren’t black or white (excluding accessories, socks, underwear and sale items).

  • Cowan Office Supplies Ltd.

    517 Victoria St

    Cowan’s will be handing out gifts with purchase during Customer Appreciation Day.
    We will also have a draw for a few great door prizes!

  • Sea of Wolves

    106, 502 Baker Street

    20% off all items in the store.

  • Strutters Boutique

    551 Ward Street

    Enter our draw for a $100 gift certificate (no purchase necessary).
    30% off the entire store – All sales final.

  • Fisherman’s Market

    577 Ward Street

    Fisherman’s Market will be shucking oysters from 11am – 2:00pm. Like what you tried? Then take home a dozen for $11.95 while supplies last.

  • Main Street Diner

    616 Baker Street

    Half price on all appies.
    $4.00 bottles of beer, $5.00 pints.

    Main Street Diner Facebook Page

  • Craft Connection

    378 Baker Street

    In appreciation for all of our customers the Craft Connection is offering 15% off all Fine Art and handcrafted work on Nov 30th – Thank you for your support.

  • L’Optique Fashion Eye Gallery

    351 Baker Street

    – 50% off select optical frames
    – $129 special, frame & single vision complete glasses
    – $50.00 off progressive lenses
    – 25% off selected sunglasses

  • Village Ski Hut

    367 Baker Street

    All adult & kids clothing 20% off

  • Scout

    532 Ward Street

    With every purchase get entered into a draw for a $200 gift card.
    20% off sweaters & cardigans.

  • Otter Books

    398 Baker Street

    10% of sales donated to the Salvation Army and Food Cupboard.
    In store specials, prizes and more!

  • Cotton Creek Clothing

    488 Baker Street

    Buy one items and save 10% on the second item.
    In-store draw (with purchase) for a $75 gift card.

    Cotton Creek Clothing Facebook Page

  • Ted Allen’s Jewellery

    431 Baker Street

    15% off all in-stock merchandise (excludes repairs, service & special orders).

  • Nelson & District Credit Union

    501 Vernon Street

    Give you hard earned money purpose by shopping local.

  • Bears Furniture & Appliances

    612 Lakeside Drive

    Buy more, save more on already discounted Samsung major appliances!


  • Mountain Waters Spa & Wellness

    266 Baker Street

    Friday Nov 29-Dec 1 -15% off all retail; Buy 5 Get 2 Free on Select Services; Enjoy a little gift for coming in.



  • Cartolina

    652 Baker Street

    Gift with purchase.
    Great deals all day.

  • Baker Street Menswear

    571 Baker Street

    In appreciation to our customers we are offering 15% off storewide on Friday and Saturday.
    All sportsjackets 25% off.
    On Customer Appreciation Day Saturday there will be a gift with every purchase.
    Check out our new Mancave which will be 50% off on Friday & Saturday.
    Thank you for your support !!

  • Snowpack Outdoor Experience

    333 Baker Street

    15% off storewide Friday, Saturday & Sunday.
    Extra savings in store on Saturday Nov 30

  • Shoes for the Soul

    553 Baker Street

    25% off until cyber Monday online and in-store.

  • Tribute Boardshop

    556 Baker Street

    All street wear 15% off + in store specials.

  • Bia Boro

    680 Baker Street

    15% off storewide.

  • Gaia Rising Metaphysical

    356 Baker Street

    20% off storewide.
    Up to 50% off clearance items.

  • Cottonwood Kitchens

    574 Baker Street

    Cottonwood Kitchens is the Kootenay’s #1 source for quality, unique kitchenware.
    Everything in store  20 – 50% off excluding electronics.
    Treats will be served.

  • Culinary Conspiracy

    610 Baker Street

    Storewide sale on products and pre-ordered gift baskets.
    Draw prizes & lots of samples to taste throughout the day.

  • Kootenai Moon Furniture

    115 Hall Street

    22 years in business!
    22% off select bedding and select furniture.

  • Gerick Cycle and Ski

    702 Baker Street

    Black Friday, Saturday & Sunday.

    –  Additional 10% off Cross Country Ski packages.
    –  10% off any downhill ski & binding when purchased together.
    –  25% off Winter clothing
    –  15% off ski & bike accessories
    –  All E-Bikes on sale.

  • Hipperson Home Hardware

    395 Baker Street

    We have three indoor sales and 15% off other select Christmas products!

  • Shoe La La

    456 Ward Street

    For Customer Appreciation Day, Shoe La La is offering a store wide discount!

    And to further show our appreciation, every footwear purchase will enter you into two draws.
    st prize $100.00 gift card, 2nd prize a Colab backpack!
    Come see us!

  • ROAM Shop

    498 Baker Street

    Buy more and save clothing sale. 

    – Buy one at 5% off
    – Buy two at 10% off
    – Buy three at 15% off

    (Excludes socks, gloves & hats)

  • Kootenay Co-op

    777 Baker Street

    Save 30% or more on more than 30 items across the store and enter to win a $100 gift basket.

  • Mountain Baby

    636 Baker Street

    Stop by Mountain Baby for storewide discounts.
    Plus more great deals throughout the store.

  • Nature’s Health

    461 Josephine Street

    Friendly and knowledgeable staff at Nature’s Health, always willing to “help you help yourself”.


  • Skin-Bliss Medi Spa

    101-466 Josephine Street

    20% off all services and products.
    Deals & specials for Spa packages!

  • Vibe

    533 Baker Street

    20% off everything!

  • Maison

    446 Baker Street

    Storewide discounts and a chance to win a $100 gift certificate.

  • ISIS Essentials

    582 Ward Street

    15% off storewide! Diffusers, aroma jewellery, essential oils, perfume, toys, books & more!
    We really appreciate you all. Thank you for your support.

  • Habits

    579 Baker Street

    20% off clothing in addition to a big clearance section.

    Habits Facebook Page


  • Vince DeVito Shoes

    411 Hall Street

    10% off storewide.
    10% of net sales donated to Nelson Community Food Centre.
    Hot Dog sale by donation also goes to Nelson Community Food Centre.